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Up Close and ... Passionate

Anytime, anywhere, Fisher students readily and enthusiastically answer the call to serve others. Experience Fisher

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Fisher students are known for their determination and passion, whether it's on the playing field or in the classroom. Explore Athletics

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The relationship between faculty and students at Fisher often verges on the collegial. Experience Fisher

Alumni Success

My Fisher education taught me a work ethic I'll never lose and gave me the confidence to become a teacher that others respect. It gave me the stepping stone to be a math teacher. Now, time, experience, patience, caring, and lots of learning will make me a great math teacher. ”


Cara Accorso
  • Cara Accorso '13
  • 7th Grade Math Teacher, Integrated Arts and Technology High School

My education taught me how to expand my mind and not be hesitant to learn new and different things. The environment at Fisher let me expand my social abilities, which let me feel comfortable and prepared to start my career in the 'real world.' ”


Melissa Accorso
  • Melissa Accorso '14
  • Analyst, DigitasLBI

My Fisher education has been one of the best experiences of my life and has prepared me for so much. I have gotten many offers and compliments before people even meet me when they find out that I am a Fisher grad. ”


Shalonda Lester
  • Shalonda Lester '13
  • R.N., Emergency Department, Highland Hospital

Getting my foot in the door as an intern helped tremendously when seeking employment. Interning also provided me with practical experience that could not be learned in the classroom alone. I viewed my internship as a four month interview with the company. ”


Jacob Reagan
  • Jacob Reagan '14
  • Financial Analyst, Corning Inc.

Having a Fisher education is an exceptional asset that truly prepares you for impacting the community. At Fisher, I was given the resources necessary to develop professional skills and was encouraged to achieve and excel through success. ”


Juana Vega
  • Juana Vega '11
  • Assistant Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs and Diversity Programs, St. John Fisher College
  1. #146

    Fisher ranks in Top 150 in U.S. News and World Report's America's Best National Universities. Learn more

  2. Fisher student-athletes are good, smart, and talented.

  3. 9

    Fisher has been recognized among "America's Top Colleges" by Forbes.com nine years in a row. Learn more

  4. Students participating in the Relay for Life, one of dozens of community service opportunities.

  5. 300

    Kiplinger's Personal Finance placed Fisher on its "Top 300 Best College Values of 2017" list. Learn more

  6. Sunset on campus.

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